Tag Archive: 1.6 litre V6

Nov 02

Wolff explains ‘concept flaw’ in proposed F1 engine plans

“The flaw of the concept is that it’s a completely new engine and new investment.”

20170324-096Mercedes boss Toto Wolff says Formula 1’s proposed new power units for 2021 are ‘a completely new engine’ and haven’t been met positively by existing manufacturers. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jan 28

Innovative Silver Arrow powers into a new era of Formula One

A Landmark Year for Formula One and Mercedes-Benz

2014-01-28 - Mercedes AMG Petronas Formula One Team - W05 (4) The Mercedes AMG Petronas Formula One Team today unveiled the F1 W05, its 2014 challenger, at the Circuito de Jerez in southern Spain.

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Jun 23

F1 should not impose new engine development ‘freeze’ – Renault

“We are not in favour of a total freeze over many years.” – Rob White

2011-06-11_11682011-06-12_0828F1 engine maker Renault has argued the sport should not enter another development ‘freeze’ once the regulations change in the future. The World Motor Sport Council is expected to shortly ratify new regulations for a switch from the current normally-aspirated 2.4 litre V8 engines to turbocharged 1.6 litre V6s in 2014. Read the rest of this entry »

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